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Henri B.

36 Reviews
Scottsdale, AZ
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Portuguese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Henri B.

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Get help finishing, recording, arranging your songs. Also get help with theory, melody, rhythm, timing, production, and lyric writing. We can also learn programming so you know how to do it all. Let's get those songs finished with purpose!

About Henri

Henri is an experienced, focused teacher and musician who really enjoys seeing students achieve their goals and desires musically. Henri has studied privately with former Berklee Graduate Al Pahanish Jr (Powerman 5000), and former Capitol Records recording artist Morrison Moon. He is a goal-oriente

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Very energetic and loves teaching
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HE IS THE BEST
Tracy K.
He was good and cool and Amazing
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Al P.

19 Reviews
Phoenix, AZ
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Music, Jazz
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 1984
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Al P.

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song construction ideas, lyrical concepts, arrangements, chord theory

About Al

Updated: 11-23-2015 Al P. (Powerman 5000-Martin Sexton-Cypress Hill-Everlast-Lance Lopez-DYS) is a multi instrumentalist, educator, composer, producer, drummer, music director. Widely known as co founder-drummer for DreamWorks recording artist and multi platinum selling rock group Powerman 5000

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Marie
Very fun guy, with an extraordinary amount of knowledge, talent, and overall passion for music. I’m really looking forward to my future lessons.
Steve M.
I am really lucky to have found Al. I am just learning my instrument as an adult and have tried three different teachers (as well as self-managed lessons) before Al. Why I am enjoying my lessons with Al so much is because he brings energy to the session, he encourages questions, he's ready (even excited) to dig deeper into the why of what I'm learning. He challenges you to get the basics and get them right, but he's also willing to indulge in a student's curiosity and let me take the lesson where I want to do as well. All this means I am developing a lot faster than I did when I tried to learn on my own. I'd highly recommend giving Al a try.
David L.
My son enjoyed the first lesson! He is very excited about future lessons and can't wait to mature musically. Al is very easy to talk to and understands what motivates kids.
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Marty W.

62 Reviews
Chandler, AZ
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish (For singing and limited usage), Italian (for singing)
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Master of Science from University of Advancing Technology
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Marty W.

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Songwriting is a pleasure and easy to learn once the basics are explored. Music Theory concepts are explored so songwriting comes naturally. A focus on the storytelling aspects of songwriting (along with emotional content) is covered. Let's get started - I love helping with your songwriting goals. Which - by the way - I make it a habit to encourage the songwriting aspirations of young singers and piano players. I respect and foster their efforts. I look forward to knowing that one day some of my students will look back over their childhood and say, "Oh yes - me? I started writing songs when I was eight." And, of course, for older students I have a lot of resources for assisting.

About Marty

Open up to your own unique voice. Play piano with energy and freedom. "With singing, your body is your instrument. Helping you become all you can be as a performer is my number one goal. Protecting your voice is a close second as we work to strengthen your vocal range and the quality of your so

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Angie
Mrs Marty is positive and uses kind words! She always claps for me. I want to play Beethoven soon!
Angie
I like it when Ms Marty claps for me every single time. Sometimes I play it right and sometimes I play it wrong. She helps me learn how to play it better. I can't wait to play Beethoven. Ms Marty is the BEST!
Angie
Ms Marty is the best! Thank you sooooo much. I'm having fun.

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Alice L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Alice L.

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My name is Alice Limoges and I am a working singer-songwriter. I've been playing guitar and singing since I was a kid and since then I went on to graduate Magna Cum Laude from SUNY Purchase with a degree in Studio Composition (songwriting and production). While living in New York, I studied with some of the best teachers such as Amy Goldstein (voice), Charles Blenzig (piano), and Bob Thompson (guitar). I also went on to become a semi-finalist in the International Songwriting Competition and played on Jon Samson's Grammy Award Winning album "Ageless: Songs For The Child Archetype". At the same time, I grew a teaching studio and have taught over 70 families since 2015. I have a passion for sharing a holistic approach to music, incorporating theory, technique, compostion/songwriting, improvisation, and note reading. I like to start by figuring out the songs they love and from there we figure out the skills needed. In March, I moved my studio online due to the coronavirus and have been ...

About Alice

My name is Alice Limoges and I am a working singer-songwriter. I've been playing guitar and singing since I was a kid and since then I went on to graduate Magna Cum Laude from SUNY Purchase with a degree in Studio Composition (songwriting and production). While living in New York, I studied with so

Melanie A.

27 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelor's Degree in Music/Worship, Bible/Theology from William Jessup University
  • Teaching since 2007
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Melanie A.

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I have been songwriting for roughly 6 years. I have my students start with a thought/idea, and we go from there. Creativity and flexibility is key.

About Melanie

I have been giving voice lessons for the last 12 years. I have taught from elementary school students to adults, new/fresh beginners to intermediate. I am a great encourager and am eager to see you grow in your talents and abilities. I have been singing in church choirs and receiving private voice

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Giselle
Very sweet ! I love my first lesson !
Michael A.
She is absolutely wonderful! My daughter has been taking with Melanie for some time now and has enjoyed every second of it. Her love for music, expertise in the field, and love for my daughter are everything we could want in a teacher/mentor. Definitely one of the best out there!
Marty
She is a great teacher. She loves God and wants to serve him to the highest. Awesome experience.
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Adam B.

8 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2016
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Adam B.

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I'm a patient teacher with the ability to structure and pace lessons to meet the individual needs and ability levels of a wide variety of students. I am a professional performer, composer and recording artist with 20 years experience on stage and in the studio. I'm familiar with a wide variety of styles, and have studied blues, African, classical and Brazilian guitar at Chicago's Old Town School of Folk Music. I offer lessons on acoustic or electric guitar, depending on student preference

About Adam

I'm a professional performer, composer and recording artist, now accepting guitar students. I play folk, rock, blues and finger style guitar and have studied with African guitar scholar Nathaniel Braddock. I've toured extensively in Europe and North America, opened for the band Wilco, and played at

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Kara
Great first lesson with Adam!
Jerry
excellent teacher/mentor.. My Son, has enjoyed his lessons.
Jo
Adam is helping me get back to playing guitar after some 40 years in which I did not play at all. With his help, I’m refreshing what I used to know (basic chords and notes on the staff), and extending my skills into new areas, like finger-picking, barre chords, and tablature-reading--plus learning a lot of new songs. He’s an excellent teacher.

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Average Cost of Songwriting Lessons in Tempe, AZ

The average cost of 60-minute songwriting lessons in Tempe is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
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$54 average
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"Really loving my songwriting classes with Prophet. He's an excellent teacher in a very natural way. He inspires creative expression. I feel lucky to be learning from him."
Diane
Took Songwriting lessons from Prophet C.
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"Hannah's awesome! I contacted her mainly for songwriting feedback but also for guidance while applying and auditioning for BYU's commercial music program. She always went above and beyond in assisting me from songwriting, to voice lessons, to guidance with production and recording and navigating the local music scene. Hannah knows what she is talking about in both vocal and music techniques, as well as the business side of music. And even more important, she truly loves what she does and has a natural ability for teaching in a way that will help you grow immensely! If you are even slightly on the fence about taking lessons from her, don't be--you won't be disappointed!"
Nicole
Took Songwriting lessons from Hannah G.
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"A great teacher who help me start to write song

I wrote my first song after I started to have lessons with Jeff. Jeff encouraged me follow through my motives, offered effective guidance and advices that helped shaping my first song. I am very happy with what I learnt from Jeff and am looking forward to have Jeff's teaching along my future songwriting journey!"
Peter
Took Songwriting lessons from Jeff S.
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"Ahmad is Awesome! Lessons are a must. Before I started lessons, I would find tabs online and it was fun but I was wasting my time. I wasn't progressing and I didn't have any concept of timing and other essential basics. As a result, I was playing the proper notes but I wasn't playing them correctly and I couldn't improvise at all.

Ahmad takes difficult concepts and breaks them down into small, easy to understand pieces. Harmony concepts that I thought I wouldn't be able to grasp, I understand fully and use every day. He has a ton of tips that make learning so much faster. For instance, you learn how to find any note on the neck quickly without having to memorize the whole neck, which is crucial skill. Another great thing is that he uses tablature in his lessons. So, you don't have to know how to read music to get started.

If you ever want to write your own music or play with other people, call Ahmad now. He will make sure you learn the right way. I'm writing music and playing/improvising solos, at a level I thought I would never be able to achieve. Every lesson opens new possibilities."
Tom
Took Songwriting lessons from Ahmad G.
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"This was my 3rd lesson with Loralee and I really enjoy her "get to it" attitude. She is always well prepared and has many exercises to work through together. She doesn't waste any time. I feel she understood what I needed early on with little guidance from me. She's pleasant and enjoyable to work with. Looking forward to my next lesson."
Kristen
Took Songwriting lessons from Loralee W.
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"My son seems interested with Eric class. He said he will continue to take lessen with Eric next week. Thanks to Eric. Please keep Alex to continue. Alex is a fun and smart boy. He likes fun and knowledgeable teacher too."
Alex
Took Songwriting lessons from Eric C.
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"Kyle is very informative, knowledgeable about the subject, patient, and supportive, and he has a wonderful sense of humor! I am learning a lot in my songwriting lessons and gaining much more self-confidence. Definitely several points above average!"
Paula
Took Songwriting lessons from Kyle K.
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"great lesson. Excellent instructor"
David
Took Songwriting lessons from Josh L.
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"Keira made songwriting so fun, my boys didn't even know that they were learning! I would highly recommend Keira Moran."
Val
Took Songwriting lessons from Keira M.
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"He was able to Break down song writing in a very easy way so that I could take lyrics and apply them to cords. I really enjoyed the methodology and how personable he was and patient."
Dana
Took Songwriting lessons from Lorin D.
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